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Baton Rouge, LA – 2 Injured In Wreck At Howell Park Elementary

Baton Rouge, LA (August 20, 2019) – Two people have been reportedly injured in a car crash that took place on Monday afternoon, August 19. The crash occurred at the corner of Winbourne Avenue and E Brookstown Drive near Howell Park Elementary School around 2:30 p.m. 

According to local sources, two people were transported to local area hospitals for medical treatment. The injuries sustained injuries in the accident were not reported to be life-threatening. The victims’ names have not yet been released. 

The Baton Rouge Police Department was at the scene of the crash to begin their investigation and clear the wreck and all subsequent debris from the road.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Louisiana Distracted Driving Accidents

Baton Rouge, LA - 2 Injured In Wreck At Howell Park ElementaryTexting and driving has been on the rise in recent years. There are more distractions on the roads than ever before with the growing use of smartphones and other mobile devices. Each year in the U.S., around 390,000 people are harmed in traffic accidents caused by someone texting behind the wheel. 

When a motorist is distracted while operating a motor vehicle, he or she is more likely to be involved in a crash. Texting and driving often results in rear-end collisions, running through intersections, and other dangerous accidents. In some cases, victims are encouraged to call a skilled Louisiana car wreck attorney after a car crash.

The team at Fisher Injury Lawyers has an established record helping the people of our great state. In the past 26 years, we have recovered more than $125 million for our clients. Give us a call today at (225) 766-1234 to see how we can assist you. 

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